Professor Jagdish Mukhi
His Excellency, The Governor of Assam

Personal Profile

Born on December 1, 1942 at Dajal, Dera Ghazi Khan of Punjab, now in Pakistan,Professor Jagdish Mukhi graduated in Commerce stream from Raj Rishi College in Alwar, Rajasthan in 1965, followed by M. Com from Shri Ram College of Commerce, of Delhi University in 1967. He was awarded PhD in Finance from Kurukshetra University in October 1995. He was a professor at Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University. He wrote a book on Company Law and Secretarial Practice, which constitutes an important study material for the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).

Important Positions Held

  • - Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly 1998~2008.
  • -Finance-Higher Education-Planning Minister in Delhi Govt. 1993~1998.
  • -Retd. from Delhi University in year in 2005 from Commerce Dept. of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Sheikh Sarai,New Delhi.


  • - Awarded the Best Finance & Planning Minister by the then Planning Minister Shri Pranab Mukherjee in year 1997
  • - Awarded the Best MLA by the then Lok Sabha Speaker Shri Manohar Joshi in 2002